Monthly Archives: August 2011

HTC Flyer falls to £329.99 at Best Buy UK

  We came away with a positive impression of HTC’s 7-inch Flyer tablet when it launched back in late May, however, one thing we weren’t fans of was the Flyer’s UK pricing. At £480 for Wifi-only and £600 for Wifi … Continue reading

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This Titanium Cigar Punch Will Only Add To the Awesomeness of Smoking Your Cuban [Smoking]

Probably the only thing that’s more badass than smoking a cigar is prepping it with a gadget made of pure titanium. (Unless you’re Bill Clinton). This one’s as rock solid as they come. More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/LOTX3eMmsBA/this-titanium-cigar-punch-will-only-add-to-the-awesomeness-of-smoking-your-cuban Symantec Sykes Enterprises Inorated … Continue reading

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iSites overhauled, now lets you publish cloud-based HTML5 iPhone apps in minutes

iSites — a zero-code cloud-based ‘app creator’ — can now generate HTML5 apps that work on iOS devices. With this new feature, dubbed ‘InstantApp’, you can now design a single app in your browser and publish it natively on Android … Continue reading

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Security firm RSA attacked using Excel-Flash one-two sucker punch

It has emerged that the underlying cause of RSA’s SecurID gaffe was the recently-reported zero-day vulnerability found in Adobe’s Flash Player. The exploit, which used specially-crafted Flash embedding in Excel spreadsheets, was first reported on March 15 and has since … Continue reading

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Lightning Motorcycles risks neck for an extra 10 MPH on the Flying Banana

Weeks after breaking the electric motorcycle land speed record, Lightning Motorcycles decided it wasn’t satisfied with 206.079 MPH. Shunning a well-deserved vacation, its Flying Banana MK. II bike hit a verified speed of 215.960 MPH. The company is taking orders … Continue reading

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CrunchGear Week In Review: Indoor Games Edition

Here are some stories from the past week on CrunchGear: Strange Video: Happinet Lets You Play Table Tennis Against Invisible Opponents Sweet DIY Book Light The Infinite Loop Tablet Holder: Actually A Cool Idea Day 1: My Week In The … Continue reading

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Pastebin updated to V3, releases Windows app

Pastebin is a very popular website aimed at coders and other nerdy types, which allows them (or should I say, us) to paste and share snippets of code with lovely syntax highlighting. It has recently undergone a major overhaul which … Continue reading

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Photo 365 for iPhone: Take a Picture Every Day of the Year [IPhone Apps]

A lot of people try to take one picture every day of the year but fail after the first week. It’s hard to remember, life gets in the way, whatever. Photo 365 gives you daily reminders and keeps ‘em lookin’ … Continue reading

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The Touchscreen Computer for Old People Unclear on the Concept [Computers]

I hope I never get so old as to require my progeny to buy me an idiot-proofed version of the latest technological innovation—that’d be insulting. But I might just get one of these Telikins for my Mom. More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/0vpGvj2O0oM/the-touchscreen-computer-for-old-people-unclear-on-the-concept … Continue reading

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Engadget’s back to school guide 2011: bags and cases

Welcome to Engadget’s Back to School guide! We know that this time of year can be pretty annoying and stressful for everyone, so we’re here to help out with the heartbreaking process of gadget buying for the school-aged crowd. Today, … Continue reading

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